The White Persian Lilac, Syringa x persica ‘alba’, is a spreading, graceful shrub with arching branches, reaching 4 to 8 feet in height, 5 to 10 feet spread. This deciduous shrub has dark green foliage. The pale lilac flowers are fragrant, late spring blooming, abundantly produced on 2 to 3 inch long panicles. A reasonably compact lilac for the smaller garden, and shrub border. Introduced 1614..
The Purple Lilac is the scent of spring.The Common Purple Lilac (Syringa Vulgaris) is the most popular lilac variety. It provides fantastic spring color every year without fail.In the spring your Lilac will burst into bloom. Lovely clusters of lavender flowers sit against dark green, heart shaped leaves, and the fragrance is just delightful. These plants are so aromatic butterflies and hummingbirds find them irresistible. Although it’s been recreated for perfumes and candles, nothing compares to the scent of fresh Lilac. The fragrance is captivating; literally spring will be in the air for weeks, if not months.Planted in any sunny spot in your yard, the Lilac will thrive in most any soil and can withstand even severe winters. This shrub has been a favorite for decades because you can essentially plant it and ignore it. Your Lilac will grow quickly to a height of 8-10 feet making it a stunning choice as a hedge or privacy screen, but it’s also lovely as an accent plant.Although purple is the most popular color choice, Lilacs are available in many colors. For a colorful hedge add the Persian and White Lilacs. The Lilac is a beautiful, traditional shrub that is pleasing and potent. A wonderful addition to any landscape.* Spikes of Purple Flowers* Fragrant* Cold HardyDon’t Prune Lilacs During Fall or Early SpringPruning Spring Flowering Shrubs in Southern Regions.
The Lilac ‘Maiden’s Blush’, Syringa X hyacinthiflora ‘Maiden’s Blush’, is an early flowering, single-petaled variety with light pink to lavender-pink, fragrant blooms; tendency to display different shades of pink depending upon soil conditions and climate. ‘Maiden’s Blush’ is one of the first lilacs to bloom. This rounded, deciduous shrub has dark green foliage that makes a lovely contrast against the light blooms. The heart-shaped leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color. This lilac prefers well drained soil and will tolerate poor soil conditions and harsh winters. ‘Maiden’s Blush’ is perfect as an accent shrub in the garden, back of a border, or use in mass to create a flowering hedge. It should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season’s flowers. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies; deer resistant..
New & Improved Lilac Blooms for 3 Seasons!Bloomerang Dark Purple Lilac, Syringa x ‘SMSJGP7’, is a deciduous shrub with outstanding, reblooming flowers. This variety of Lilac would be a terrific choice as a floral border along your property line, or as a colorful hedge to brighten that bare, exterior wall of your garage. These will even do well in containers for your patio.Just as the name implies, Bloomerang will give you a burst of spring color, then boomerang back to give you another blast of floral vibrancy from mid-summer through fall. While some Lilac varieties will provide only weeks of floral radiance, Bloomerang will keep going for months!The Bloomerang Dark Purple Lilac is a clear improvement over the original bloomerang variety, providing a much larger cluster of flowers for your home as well. As if the bright, repeating display weren’t enough, Bloomerang acts as an irresistible draw to butterflies, bees and hummingbirds with its rich fragrance. That same compelling aroma is sure to tempt you into cutting a few branches for your kitchen table, making this remarkable Lilac variety a beneficial plant for both inside your home and out.Bloomerang Dark Purple Lilac will grow 4-6 feet tall with an equal spread. It has a compact, mounded nature, and can be easily trimmed back after its spring bloom (if you prefer a more manicured shape). Bloomerang prefers normal to loamy soils and is a relatively low maintenance plant overall. Wildlife love Bloomerang, but deer tend to pass it by. Overall, it’s a strong grower that will produce well while requiring little from you in return.Bloomerang Dark Purple Lilac delivers a “blooming boomerang” of floral brilliance from spring through fall. With its high-performing features and versatile nature, it’s certainly an exceptional choice for your home this year!* Long lasting display* Colorful screen or hedge* Work well as a cut flower* Works well in containersDon’t Prune Lilacs During Fall or Early Spring.
Fragrant Lilacs in a Stunning, Ornamental Tree FormThe Lilac ‘Bloomerang’™ is a revolutionary new kind of lilac!’Bloomerang’ blooms in spring and then again throughout the summer. It does go through a rest period in the heat of the summer and then flowers again; traditional lilac varieties only bloom for a few short weeks in spring. Bloomerang’s fragrant flowers continue until frost.Trained into a tree form, this compact beauty makes a great ornamental tree for your landscape or garden. It works great as a foundation planting or as part of the mixed border. As a Tree Form, It is a taller item that adds height and drama to a container, so can be used either in the back or middle of a container. You can also include ‘Bloomerang’ in perennial beds and enjoy classic lilac fragrance for months instead of weeks!This lilac thrives in full sun and prefers well-drained soil. Removing spent blooms encourages reblooming, and save heavy pruning to shape after blooming.These sold out in hours last spring. Quantities are limited. Buy Yours Now to Avoid Disappointment!* Fragrant Blooms* Reblooms* Great Ornamental Tree.
Shrub with Astonishing Flowers and FragranceCharles Joly Lilac is a deciduous shrub with enchanting, scented flowers. With its lovely spring accent, it would make a wonderful screen or border specimen for your yard.There are few things more majestic or memorable in the spring landscape than a blooming lilac. Its astonishingly beautiful flowers and breathtaking sweet scent are unlike any other plant you’ll ever own. Lilacs have an aroma many associate with feelings of “home”, and the flowers will be right at home inside your house as well where the cut flowers will fill your house with that same magical scent.Your Charles Joly Lilac is a French Hybrid lilac that is considered the best in its color class! Its shiny purple buds open into double, magenta flowers. The effect of the spring bloom is stunning, showing off the vivid coloration of its deep, wine-red flowers. This strong, long-lasting shrub has an upright shape and is easily grown in average, medium moist, well-drained soil. It will grow to 12 feet in height with a 10 foot spread, and has a hardy nature and pleasant countenance. Charles Joly Lilac tolerates light shade, but its best bloom is in full sun. Charles Joly is both disease and deer resistant so you’ll be saved the time and trouble of dealing with costly measures to keep it safe from harm.Butterflies, bees and hummingbirds love it, and you will too. Demand for this lilac is extremely high! Order yours now!* Beautiful flowers * Fragrant * Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds * Deer resistant Don’t Prune Lilacs During Fall or Early SpringPruning Spring Flowering Shrubs in Southern Regions.
Compact Lilac with Outstanding Color and FragranceThe Lilac Tiny Dancer, Syringa Vulgaris ‘Elsdancer’, is a compact lilac with outstanding color and fragrance. It would be useful as a foundation planting or in a wildlife garden. It would also make an outstanding short hedge. Nothing can compare with the sights and scents of a lilac bush in your yard. Every spring will be heralded with huge, 5-inch panicles of clustered lavender blossoms. The flowers are certainly a showstopper, and the scent has to be experienced to be believed. The succulent, sweet lavender bouquet will drift on the slightest breeze through your yard from May into June.Even when not in flower, your Tiny Dancer will delight the eye with its mounded, lushly green form. Your Tiny Dancer perfectly fits its name. A smaller, less-leggy variety of the more traditional lilac, Tiny Dancer fits well in many locations. It’s a perfect way to bring the sublime beauty and sumptuous scent of lilac shrubs into your yard without as big an investment of space.Your Tiny Dancer is cold tolerant, and far more heat tolerant than other lilac varieties. You can leave the blooms intact for the bees and butterflies to enjoy or bring some indoors. The flowers are a durable cut flower and maintain their intense fragrance in any location. Try a Tiny Dancer today and begin enjoying a superb landscape plant!*Large Purple Spring Flowers*Compact Size*Attracts Butterflies.
Amazing Display & FragranceSaugeana Chinese Lilac, Syringa x chinensis ‘Saugeana’, is a floriferous plant with showy, single, deep lilac-red, fragrant flowers in mid-May. Neat, small green disease resistant foliage makes an excellent windbreak or screen. It can be used in many situations, including shrub borders, informal hedges and perennial borders.This lilac consistently produces an abundance of attractive blooms. This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds and requires average water needs.Saugeana Chinese Lilac prefers full sun, good drainage and air circulation. It tolerates light shade, but best bloom is in full sun .Being very showy and fragrant, it makes a wonderful screen or border specimen and grows 10-12 feet tall and 5-10 feet wide. Must be kept pruned to prevent legginess. Originating in Rouen, France in 1777, it is one of the first hybrid lilacs..
The Alexander Pink Lilac, Syringa x prestoniae ‘Alexander Pink’, is a nice, bright-pink late-blooming Canadian Lilac. It is very similar in habit to ‘Royalty’ Lilac.A vigorous, non-suckering lilac, ‘Alexander Pink’ is extremely hardy (-45° below zero). It needs good drainage and does best in full sun.Promptly remove faded flower panicles before seeds set, since this will increase bloom for the following year. Prune as needed immediately after flowering.This lilac is easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun. It tolerates light shade, but best bloom quality and disease resistance occur in full sun.’Alexander Pink’ prefers rich, moist, neutral soils.Begin to enjoy the lovely blooms in late spring!* Extremely Hardy!* Bright Pink Flowers!.
Lilac – Avalanche, ‘Syringa vulgaris ‘Avalanche’, is showy and freely produces panicles of large, single white fragrant florets on a rounded to upright plant of 9 feet. It blooms in late spring to early summer, and rarely to never fed on by Japanese beetles. The cut flowers hold up very well, and easily fill a house with their fragrance. Requires full sun and needs regular watering; do not overwater. Avalanche is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds. It can be used in many situations, including shrub borders, informal hedges and perennial borders. Lilacs can withstand severely cold winters (even -35 degrees C) and in fact, the species does not grow well in areas without significant frost in wintertime..
The Chinese Lilac, Syringa Chinensis, is a large round-headed shrub that can be used as a single specimen or as a background border or screening planting. It produces an excellent floral display in early May. The flower color is lilac purple. Flowers are produced in 4-5″ long panicles after the foliage emerges. It is a profuse bloomer with fragrant flowers covering much of the plant. It makes an attractive unsheared hedge.Lilacs prefer a rich well drained soil. Although they will grow in light shade, they will develop a more dense plant habit and flower much better when grown in full sun. Renewal pruning to remove a few older canes each year will help keep the plant full to the base. Prune after flowering for best landscape effect..
The Lilac ‘Excel’, Syringa x hycinthiflora ‘Excel’, is a compact branching Lilac with single, lilac-lavender flowers. Somewhat irregular in shape, this Lilac has leaves that are medium green, ovate to heart-shaped, up to 5 inches long. This free flowering hybrid is very fragrant and great for southern areas. ‘Excel’ grows in full sun and is heat tolerant; blooms from the late winter through early spring. The single purple flowered clusters put on a great display in the early season. The Lilac ‘Excel’ prefers regular water and good drainage, The following years’ flower buds are produced by midsummer, so if pruning is necessary, do so before July. ‘Excel makes an outstanding shrub border..
The Peking Lilac, Syringa pekinensis, is a large shrub (or small tree) with a growth habit that is multi-stemmed, spreading, and informal. Its foliage is typical of lilacs with a summer green color, but no fall color.‘Peking’ has showy clusters of pure white flowers on 3 to 6 inch panicles. More trouble-free than the common shrub lilac, ‘Peking’ Lilac doesn’t produce suckers, seldom suffers from disease and requires little pruning.This multi-trunk tree has an upright, arching form and rich-brown, peeling bark that looks great in winter. ‘Peking’ does best in full sun in any loose, well-drained soil. Allow enough space for good air circulation.This robust tree is tough enough to withstand challenging environments. ‘Peking’ Lilac will be a strong performer in your yard!* Informal habit* Multi-trunk small tree* Robust.
Superba Littleleaf Lilac, Syringa microphylla ‘Superba’, is an attractive shrub that is covered with single, deep pink flowers in May-June. The clean, small leaves are mildew resistant, and this broad spreading shrub grows twice as wide as tall. It is widely used as a foundation plant in the garden and group plantings, also for informal or formal hedges, and as a specimen shrub. It is easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun. It tolerates light shade, but best bloom quality and disease resistance occur in full sun. Superba Littleleaf prefers rich, moist, neutral soils. It should be pruned as needed immediately after flowering. Superba Littleleaf is a dense, compact, mounded, spreading, deciduous, small-leaved shrub that grows to 6 feet tall and up to 12 feet wide. It is resistant to the common lilac diseases, especially powdery mildew..
Lilac – President Lincoln, ‘Syringa vulgaris ‘President Lincoln’, is a fast and large growing shrub. It has large heart-shaped leaves, and the flowers are orchid in bud opening to a gorgeous Wedgwood blue. The fragrance is captivating, truly calling attention to the show-stopping display of blossoms. The Lincoln lilac has branches that are erect and open with rich green foliage. This lilac variety likes full to partial sun, and is fast growing to 10 or more feet tall and about 6 feet wide, or you can easily clip to shape. Use as a source of blue flowers in the garden, for cut flowers, or as a tall informal hedge. Try any lilac in the mixed border where taller growing branches can peek up over other lowering growing perennials. President Lincoln Lilac is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds. Lilacs can withstand severely cold winters (even -35 degrees C) and in fact, the species does not grow well in areas without significant frost in wintertime..